New York State
Whenever you go to the prison yard, there's always a chance you won't make it back. I would know: I spent ten years inside and learned how to weaponise everything from magazines to cigarette filters.
Details in the press about the prison break have grown increasingly lurid, with tales of large penises, sex on railroad tracks and a bizarre spousal murder plot.
A casual afternoon of teen drinking led to a horrific killing, the consequences of which are still being felt two years later.
About 70kg of dope is now in police custody.
New York is nowhere near ready to meet public demand for medical cannabis in the state, let alone foster a healthy pot industry. So why would anyone in their right mind have a weed trade show here?
A noble cause hijacked by a shady politician obsessed with his image.
It's causing nosebleeds, rashes, migraines and dizzy spells.
Assessing the sad state of America's ageing sisters.
I’m the ORIGINAL prison reviewer.